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TOBACCO CONTROL CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR PHYSICIANS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
60262
Program Year/Program:
2002 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
HL065885
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
CLINICAL TOOLS, INC.
CLINICAL TOOLS, INC. CHAPEL HILL, NC 27516-
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 2002
Title: TOBACCO CONTROL CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR PHYSICIANS
Agency: HHS
Contract: 2R44HL065885-02
Award Amount: $790,157.00
 

Abstract:

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase II application proposes to develop, evaluate, and implement an Internet-based continuing education (CE) program to teach primary care physicians and residents about tobacco control techniques. The CE program will be available via the Internet and will include clinical scenarios, information for physicians to give to patients, and discussion capability (via bulletin boards). The AAFP and HealthCME corn will provide CE credit. The project will develop a suite of 9 courses. In Phase I we created a prototype course that included a straightforward clinical scenario involving 4 patients where screening and intervention were indicated. We also developed and evaluated assessment instruments to measure the effect of the course. Phase II of the project will complete the eight other courses, and evaluate all courses over a six month period to investigate the benefit of a series of courses and evaluate potential benefit over time.

Principal Investigator:

Mary P. Metcalf
9199608118
metcalf@clinicaltools.com

Business Contact:

Mary Metcalf
9199608118
METCALF@CLINICALTOOLS.COM
Small Business Information at Submission:

CLINICAL TOOLS, INC.
CLINICAL TOOLS, INC. 431 W FRANKLIN ST, #30 CHAPEL HILL, NC 27516

EIN/Tax ID: 510344326
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No